1-15-18 McKay Named USHL Goaltender of the Week
MADISON, WI - The Madison Capitols, a member of the United States Hockey League, had goaltender Dryden McKay named USHL Goaltender of the Week for the week ending on Sunday, January 14, the league announced on Monday.
McKay, 20, stopped 86-of-88 shots in two games last weekend as he backstopped the Capitols to two victories. The 5-foot-10, 183-pound native of Downers Grove, Illinois, stopped a career-high 55-of-56 shots in Madison's 4-1 win over the Waterloo Black Hawks on Friday night. Then, the netminder stopped 31-of-32 shots in the Capitols 4-1 win over the Chicago Steel on Saturday night.
In 25 games this season, McKay has a record of 12-10-0-2, a 3.12 goals-against-average, and a .912 save percentage. The 55 saves on Friday is the most saves in a single game during McKay's career, and the 56 shots are the most shots he has faced in a single game during his USHL career.
In addition to McKay being named USHL Goaltender of the Week, Steel forward Blake McLaughlin was named USHL Forward of the Week, and Muskegon Lumberjacks defenseman Bray Crowder was named USHL Defenseman of the Week.
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